Taking Concrete Steps at Home for Global Impact

By Mélissa Dubé, Public Engagement Organizer

If you know me, you know I’m a vocal supporter of fair trade. When I joined RESULTS Canada, it only made sense for me to share this passion with my colleagues through achieving the Fair Trade Workplace designation. As RESULTS Canada advocates for access to global health services and education, it …


Guest Blog: World Immunization Week – defining the road to reach every last child with vaccines

By Pam Damoff and Kamal Khera Members of Parliament

Immunization saves lives! In 1988, 20 children were infected by polio every half hour. Fast forward 30 years to 2018 when just over 30 children were infected by polio during the entire year. Many Canadians have a personal experience with this debilitating disease as it was only a generation ago that polio affected thousands …


Women Deliver – a moment for Canada to deliver on women’s rights

« Girls and women carry more than babies. Or water. They carry families. They carry businesses. They carry potential. And when we invest in their health, rights, and well-being, it creates a positive ripple effect that lifts up entire countries. » — Women Deliver

From June 3 to 6, Women Deliver, the largest conference in the world around …


It’s Time To End TB – Canadians are Taking Action across the Country

Did you know? For over 9,000 years we have been fighting against tuberculosis (TB). With great efforts, we’ve made progress as it’s now preventable and curable. However, more than 4,000 people die every day from this disease, devastating communities around the world. It’s time we end this epidemic – once and for all.

Every year, the international community puts the spotlight …


Webinar: How the epidemics of HIV and Tuberculosis Impacted My Life

The webinar is over but you can watch the recording here:

RESULTS Canada invites you to join an interactive webinar during which we will hear from Loyce Maturu a young powerful advocate for youth living with HIV. Learn what is being done by Canada and the world to fight HIV, tuberculosis and malaria, and what you can do to help!


2018 in Reflection—RESULTS Canada Successes

This has been a big-impact year for RESULTS Canada, thanks to our volunteers, to our team of committed staff, and to donors across Canada who believe that a world free of extreme poverty is possible.

Together, we have helped to generate incredible wins this year—resulting in increased resources for programs and improved policies to mobilize health, education and opportunity for …


A chain that’s dragging polio into the past

By: Raseema Alam, Board Director

The good news is that we’re winning in the fight against polio. Globally, the number of new cases has plummeted from 294 in 2014, to 22 in 2018. Some parts of the world are seeing even greater success: Nigeria, for example, has been declared polio-free for two years.

The not-so-good news is that we haven’t won …


A Call to Increase Foreign Aid in Budget 2019

Joint statement to Prime Minister Trudeau following OECD peer review

September 24, 2018 – Ottawa, Canada

With efforts to finance the SDGs becoming a top global priority, the OECD-DAC released its Peer Review of Canada’s development co-operation efforts as part of its rotating five-year review of member countries, and the message was clear – Canada is not doing its …

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